Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Actinopterygii > Order: Cypriniformes > Family: Cobitidae > Genus: Cobitis > Species: Cobitis paludica

Cobitis paludica (de Buen, 1930)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Atlantic - Favourable
Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Bad
Protected by 1 international agreement
Most preferred habitats
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 5302


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
ES0000011 Spain Monte de El Pardo Map
ES0000067 Spain Sierras de Demanda, Urbión, Cebollera y Cameros Map
ES0000298 Spain Matarraña - Aiguabarreix Map
ES5233009 Spain Sierra del Negrete Map
ES3110005 Spain Cuenca del río Guadarrama Map
ES3110004 Spain Cuenca del río Manzanares Map
ES2430097 Spain Río Matarranya Map
ES3110006 Spain Vegas, cuestas y páramos del sureste de Madrid Map
ES3110002 Spain Cuenca del río Lozoya y Sierra Norte Map
ES3110003 Spain Cuenca del río Guadalix Map
ES2420128 Spain Estrechos del Río Mijares Map

Protected sites

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Legal status

Legal text Annex Conditions More information
Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) (Cobitis hassi)

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Colmilleja Spanish Fishbase
Synonym Author
Acanthopsis taenia forma paludica De Buen, 1930
Cobitis taenia paludica Berg, 1932
Cobitis hassi Klausewitz, 1955
Cobitis paludicola (de Buen, 1930)
Acanthopsis taenia paludica de Buen, 1930
Acanthopsis taenia paludicola Berg, 1932

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
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ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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